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Giants at Patriots, preseason Week 1: Everything you need to know

Giants at Patriots, preseason Week 1: Everything you need to know

Graphic by Kyle Howard All the coverage you need as the Giants open their 2022 preseason The New York Giants open their preseason on Thursday night in Foxboro, Mass. (7:30 p.m., NFL Network/NBC4). Head coach Brian Daboll said recently that he expects everyone who is healthy enough to play at least some snaps vs. New England. “I think that’s important to play football: to have live reps. How many reps that’s going to be, I can’t tell you right now. I think it’s going to be less for some and more for others, and each game will have a plan going into it. I...
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Roquan Smith trade: Should Giants bid for Bears’ disgruntled linebacker?

Roquan Smith trade: Should Giants bid for Bears’ disgruntled linebacker?

Jon Durr-USA TODAY Sports Could they even pull a trade off if they wanted to? It seems as though every time a good player expresses frustration with his contract and requests a trade, we ask if the New York Giants should trade for him. While “building through the draft” is the common refrain, we have seen teams effectively use the veteran trade market to add talent to their rosters quickly. But for the most part, these questions are hypothetical for the Giants — more a way of looking at the strengths and weaknesses of the roster than anything else. But when...
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Giants training camp, 8/9: Light practice as Giants prep for preseason opener

Giants training camp, 8/9: Light practice as Giants prep for preseason opener

Jessica Alcheh-USA TODAY Sports Let’s look at a few takeaways from Tuesday’s training camp The New York Giants ran a light “cards” practice on Tuesday in preparation for Thursday’s preseason opener against the New England Patriots. The Giants will be off on Wednesday. Here are a few takeaways from the day. ‘Cards’ practice, incidentally, is designed plays with designed throws — some for the benefit of the offense, some for the benefit of the defense. It is, basically, some simulated game planning work. Injury updates Might be just maintenance for...
15 hours ago
Giants first unofficial depth chart: What can we learn?

Giants first unofficial depth chart: What can we learn?

Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via For starters, how about not to take this too seriously In advance of Thursday’s preseason game against the New England Patriots, the New York Giants have released their first UNOFFICIAL depth chart of 2022. Let’s review and see what we can learn. By the way, in releasing the depth chart the Giants PR Dept. issues this statement: “As always, it is subject to change. It simply serves as a guide, more so for the media than the coaches.” Just keep that in mind. You may see things unfold differently on Thursday. My first...
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Giants’ OL coach Bobby Johnson apologizes for role in fight on Monday

Giants’ OL coach Bobby Johnson apologizes for role in fight on Monday

Jon Durr-USA TODAY Sports Giants move on from Monday mayhem New York Giants offensive line coach Bobby Johnson apologized on Tuesday for his role in Monday’s major brawl during a training camp practice. “I take full responsibility ... I’m remorseful. It can’t happen. It won’t happen again. I’ve apologized to the appropriate people, in particular Cam [Brown]. I have to be better than that. It’s not what we’re looking for ... it’s a regrettable incident that can’t and won’t happen again.” View this post on Instagram ...
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Live updates from Giants training camp: Tuesday, Aug. 9

Live updates from Giants training camp: Tuesday, Aug. 9

Jessica Alcheh-USA TODAY Sports Keep tabs on all the action right here! The New York Giants continue getting ready for the 2022 season with another training camp practice on Tuesday. The Giants play the New England Patriots in their preseason opener on Thursday night at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass. The day kicks off at 9:30 a.m. with position coach available to media. Practice begins at 10 a.m. Follow the action via @BigBlueView on Twitter and via the Twitter stream below. Here is some of what has happened thus far in training camp: Giants training camp, 8/8:...
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For Giants’ OC Mike Kafka, preseason will also be an audition

For Giants’ OC Mike Kafka, preseason will also be an audition

Mike Kafka working with Daniel Jones. | Danielle Parhizkaran/NorthJersey.com / USA TODAY NETWORK Players not the only ones trying to earn a regular-season job Thursday night’s preseason opener against the New England Patriots will be an audition for many New York Giants who are fighting for a chance to stay on the roster. It will also be audition of sorts for offensive coordinator Mike Kafka. Kafka will call the offensive plays for the offense on Thursday and probably throughout the preseason. Head coach Brian Daboll, though, has not said whether he or Kafka will...
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Giants news, 8/9: Second day of hard hitting leads to fight at Giants camp

Giants news, 8/9: Second day of hard hitting leads to fight at Giants camp

New York Giants news for Tuesday Good morning, New York Giants fans! Giants training camp, 8/8: Fight mars Monday practice, more takeaways | Big Blue View BBV's Ed Valentine was on hand for the festivities that got started on a run play during an 11-on-11 period when Saquon Barkley and cornerback Aaron Robinson came together, with Robinson apparently not appreciating an extra bump from the running back. That led to some pushing and shoving. On the next play, running back Gary Brightwell was rudely tossed to the ground by a defensive back. On the next play, Brightwell took a...
Aug 8, 2022
Jon Feliciano opens up about dehydration and the state of the offensive line

Jon Feliciano opens up about dehydration and the state of the offensive line

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports The Giants have to be relieved their starting center is back on the field It was almost exactly one month ago, on July 8th, that Very Online rock fans were horrified to se Carlos Santana’s name trending on Twitter. The good news is that the legendary guitarist is still very much alive, but it was still scary to see the 74-year old collapse on stage from heat exhaustion. It’s something with which New York Giants center Jon Feliciano can empathize. Feliciano was noticeably absent from Giants’ practices last week, dealing with “heat...
Aug 8, 2022
Andre Miller injury: Giants’ rookie tight end has broken forearm

Andre Miller injury: Giants’ rookie tight end has broken forearm

Andre Miller | Photo by Rich Schultz/ Rookie had been competing for spot in a competition that seemed wide open New York Giants rookie tight end Andre Miller has sustained a broken forearm and is out of action. Dave Peck of FOX ABC in Maine was first with the news. Miller, an undrafted free agent, played wide receiver at Maine. He left Sunday’s practice early and then did not practice on Monday. Miller had been receiving some first-team reps working mostly as a fullback. He caught a 1-yard touchdown pass from Daniel Jones on Friday during Fan Fest. Miller is one of...
Aug 8, 2022
Giants’ DC Wink Martindale: ‘Thin line’ between competing, practicing

Giants’ DC Wink Martindale: ‘Thin line’ between competing, practicing

Wink Martindale | Danielle Parhizkaran/NorthJersey.com / USA TODAY NETWORK Martindale’s defense has been making life tough on Giants’ offense In light of the massive brawl that happened later in the day at New York Giants practice, something that defensive coordinator Wink Martindale said on Monday morning proved memorable. Martindale was asked if there is a difference between competing with and practicing against players on your own team. “I think that we’re all competitors, starting with our head coach. We just play off of him. We all compete,” Martindale...
Aug 8, 2022
Giants training camp, 8/8: Fight mars Monday practice, more takeaways

Giants training camp, 8/8: Fight mars Monday practice, more takeaways

Danielle Parhizkaran/NorthJersey.com / USA TODAY NETWORK Things get physical in the heat EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — A second straight day of physical practice in the sweltering heat led to a huge brawl during Monday's New York Giants training camp. The festivities got started on a run play during an 11-on-11 period when Saquon Barkley and cornerback Aaron Robinson came together, witch Robinson apparently not appreciating an extra bump from the running back. That led to some pushing and shoving. On the next play, running back Gary Brightwell was rudely tossed to the...
Aug 8, 2022
Live updates from Giants training camp: Monday, Aug. 8

Live updates from Giants training camp: Monday, Aug. 8

Alex Bachman | Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Keep tabs on all the action right here! The New York Giants continue getting ready for the 2022 season with another training camp practice on Monday. The Giants play the New England Patriots in their preseason opener on Thursday night at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, Mass. Yours truly will be at Quest Diagnostics on Monday, so come on back in the afternoon for a first-hand practice report. The day kicks off at 9:30 a.m. as we get to talk to coordinators Mike Kafka, Wink Martindale and Thomas McGaughey. Practice...
Aug 8, 2022
Giants news, 8/8: Giants respond to challenge for ‘aggressive’ practice

Giants news, 8/8: Giants respond to challenge for ‘aggressive’ practice

New York Giants news for Monday Good morning, New York Giants fans! Giants rise to Brian Daboll's challenge before 'aggressive' practice | Giants.com This was unlike the workouts in the spring and early in training camp that featured passing and more passing. On a steamy morning, Brian Daboll ran a fully padded practice with a heavy concentration of red zone runs. The offensive and defensive lines went at each other with near-game intensity. Saquon Barkley carried the ball several plays in a row more than once. And because conditioning is an emphasis this week, Daboll...
Aug 7, 2022
Roster moves - Giants sign OT Eric Smith, per reports

Roster moves - Giants sign OT Eric Smith, per reports

Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports The Giants add to their offensive line depth The New York Giants are signing offensive tackle Eric Smith according to a report from Jordan Schultz. Smith originally came into the NFL as an undrafted free agent out of Miami and was signed by the Miami Dolphins following the 2017 NFL Draft. Smith initially made the Dolphins’ 53-man roster as a rookie, but landed on the IR early in the 2017 season. He has since bounced around the NFL and spent time on a number of rosters and practice squads and this is, in fact, the second time Smith...